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  • A Beginner’s Guide to Preparing For A Home Inspection

    Posted by: Elementary Property Inspections |

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    Getting a home inspection carried out on your home that you’re trying to sell doesn’t always fill you up with excitement, but failing to prep your home for the inspection could lead to a delay in the sale.

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  • Season's Greetings from Elementary Property Inspections

    Posted by: Eric Van Riesen |

    Season's Greetings from Elementary Property Inspections

    One of the real joys of the holiday season is the opportunity to say thank you and wish you the very best for the New Year. Warmest thoughts and best wishes for a wonderful holiday and a very happy New Year. Wishing you the gifts of the season — Peace, Joy, and Hope. Merry Christmas!

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  • Most Common Mistakes Buyers and Sellers Make With Home Inspection

    Posted by: Eric Van Riesen |

    Most Common Mistakes Buyers and Sellers Make With Home Inspection

    A home inspection is a crucial part of a real estate transaction for both buyers and sellers. The buyer is worried that his potential home may have some defects, however, a seller is concerned about the potential for surprise costs.

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  • THE FACTS ABOUT CLOTHES DRYER EXHAUST SYSTEMS

    Posted by: Elementary Home Inspections |

    The leading cause of home clothes dryer and washer fires is failure to clean them. Home Inspectors and Hazards I am confident most home inspectors would put recognizing potential hazards in a house at the top of their list of priorities. Nevertheless, not everyone realizes the hazards presented by the clothes dryer exhaust system. All too often, dryer exhausts ducts are not given due respect. They receive little to no consideration in the design stage, are often installed haphazardly, and are seldom maintained. Once installed, the ducts are rarely given another thought. Current lax attitudes about dryer exhaust ducts need to change! Home…

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